Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival is the World's Oldest continuously running Festival. Always held on the 3rd Saturday in September, the OLDEST continuously operating blues festival in the WORLD Blues Fest | Mississippi Valley Blues Society Blues Fest 2021 We are delighted to announce the Mississippi Valley Blues Fest will be on September 17th and 18th. Signup below for BluesNews and be the first one notified of the lineup and ticket details
OCTOBER 14-17, 2021 2021 DEEP BLUES WEEKEND DBF Weekend 2021 will be 'DIY' Deep Blues Weekend is October 14-17. Times are still so uncertain, and the health and safety of our attendees, staff, & musicians are our priority . The festival remains free and open to the public and has been supported for decades by the Mississippi Arts Commission. The Sunflower is a sister festival of the International Notodden Festival in Norway
The 2020 lineup for the Mississippi Blues Fest is the best we've had to date. Please take a few minutes to review our talented artists and visit their links. You will be impressed See Who's Going to Jackson Rhythm & Blues Festival 2021 in Jackson, MS! The relatively new Jackson Rhythm & Blues Festival, founded in 2013, has quickly made a name for itself in the music festival scene. This event happens in the lovely old-town part of Jackson, Mississippi, and is a multi-day, multi-stage festival with world-class acts on display each summer There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Alternative, DJ/Dance/Techno, Cajun/Zydeco, Blues, Bluegrass, Country, R & B/Soul, Reggae and Variety, and there will be other activities like kids fest, silent auction, raffles Waterfront Blues Festival - July 2-5, 2021 MARK YOUR CALENDARS — JULY 2-5, 2021 Live music returns this summer! Learn more about our 2021 Upriver plans Blues Fest 2021 We are delighted to announce the Mississippi Valley Blues Fest will be on September 17th and 18th. Signup below for BluesNews and be the first one notified of the lineup and ticket details
The 2021 Bentonia Blues Festival will take place all day Saturday, June 19, at the historic Blue Front Cafe in Bentonia, Mississippi off Highway 49 North. The event will feature food and merchandise vendors, RV, and tent camping (fees apply), live music, and more DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Bob Clevenstine, President of the Mississippi Valley Blues Society, joins PSL to excitedly share details about how the Quad Cities' Blues Fest will return to LeClaire Park on September 17 & 18! The history of the festival, some of the difficulties over the years, and other topics are address (including fundraising). Watch the interview to learn more, blues fans When the Mississippi Delta Blues Festival began in 1978, it was the only major festival of its kind in the South. It is the OLDEST continuously operating blues festival in the WORLD. In recent years, MACE has expanded the festival's scope to promote other aspects of African American heritage in the Delta, such as gospel music
Connecting multiple 2020 blues festivals and blues events across three states — highlighting the Mighty Mississippi Music Festival, Highway 61 Blues Festival, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Cat Head Mini Blues Fest, Second Street Blues Party, Deep Blues Festival and more... in Clarksdale, Mississippi.. More music is on the agenda in the Mississippi Delta Blues Festival, one of the biggest and most reputable blues festivals in the entire USA THE 2021 MISSISSIPPI BLUES MARATHON HAS A NEW HOME! IT'S OFFICIAL, ON OCTOBER 16, 2021 THE MISSISSIPPI BLUES MARATHON WILL START AND FINISH AT THE MISSISSIPPI STATE CAPITOL COMPLEX! NEW HOME! NEW COURSES! SAME GREAT BLUES! Two weeks after the 2020 MS Blues Marathon, the world changed for everyone when the COVID-19 pandemic reached the shores.
Lunch many days; blues occasionally • 278 Sunflower Avenue • Downtown Clarksdale, Mississippi The Senator's Place Soul food/blues restaurant with live blues every Friday night, 7:30 p.m Buy Biloxi Blues Festival tickets from the official Ticketmaster.com site. Find Biloxi Blues Festival tour schedule, concert details, reviews and photos
The Mississippi Valley Blues Society on Wednesday announced that its annual Blues Festival will be held Sept. 18-19 and will return to LeClaire Park in Davenport for its 35th anniversary Buy The Father s Day Blues Festival tickets at the Fitz Casino Tunica in Robinsonville, MS for Jun 20, 2021 03:00 PM at Ticketmaster BIKES, BLUES & BAYOUS Join Mississippi's largest bike ride. Ride the flat, fast alluvial plain of the Mississippi Delta. 662.453.4152 bikesbluesbayous.com. AUGUST 21 | JACKSON MISSISSIPPI BOOK FESTIVAL Known as Mississippi's Literary Lawn Party, this event features visiting authors, panel discussions and book signings. 769.717.264 DEEP BLUES FEST 2020 LINEUP (2021 Lineup coming soon!) For years now, he and his wife, Sara, have hosted the North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic - a two-day gathering, carrying on the musical tradition of the region and continuing to showcase the artists that Kenny has now become an elder statesman of.-Fat Possum Records The Quitman County Mules & Blues Fest is a Mississippi Delta's..
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Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival. Greensville, MS during September, you can find the Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival. Be sure to stop by the Delta Blues Museum on way there or back! For more information, please visit: www.deltabluesms.org September 18, 202 Annual summertime festival celebrating North Mississippi blues music. Schedule, performers, ticket information, and other details Clarksdale Mississippi is a cultural center in the Mississippi Delta where America's original music, the blues, began. We are THE Birthplace of the Blues, the Capital of the Blues, and the famous Crossroads of all blues music . Funding for this project has been made possible by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities, Mississippi Department of Transportation, the Federal Highway Administration, AT&T, and the Delta Center for Culture and Learning at Delta State University plus.
Billtown Blues Festival, 31st Annual Jun-11-2021 - Jun-13-2021 Hughesville, Pennsylvania, USA, Lycoming County Fairgrounds - Headliners: Reverend Billy C Wirtz, Cash Box Kings, Trudy Lynn + More. Big Blues Bender Sep-09-2021 - Sep-12-2021 Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Westgate Resort & Casino Cat Head Mini Blues Fest (9am), Bluesberry Cafe Blues Breakfast (10am), Delta Blues Museum special hours (noon), Ground Zero Blues Club blues brunch (11am), Hopson Commissary/Shack Up Inn's Pinetop Perkins Celebration (3pm), Levon's Sunday Ramble (3:30pm), Hooker Grocer + Eatery (5pm), Red's Juke Joint Jam (7pm), Bad Apple Blues Club (7pm) and more Deep Blues Festival celebrates traditional and alternative Blues. The Clarksdale, MS festival features music and musicians from all over the world that are inspired by Mississippi sounds and styles, particularly Hill Country and Delta Blues. This year, we are unable to put on the festival as originally planned Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival/Facebook. Considered one of the nation's most important musical events, the Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival is meant to celebrate the state's contributions to the world of music. In addition to a number of live musical performances, the event also includes a street festival, family. The 12th annual Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2020 on the Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. The festival features jazz and blues musicians, local artists and craftsmen, food vendors, and activities for the entire family
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Bob Clevenstine, President of the Mississippi Valley Blues Society, joins PSL to excitedly share details about how the Quad Cities' Blues Fest will return to LeClaire Park on September 17 & 18! The history of the festival, some of the difficulties over the years, and other topics are address (including fundraising) Mississippi Music Festivals Throughout the state of Mississippi there are many festivals held throughout the year celebrating the art of music, and the history and heritage behind it all. Music Festival in Gold Coast, MS 2019 brings the inaugural Gold Coast Blues Festival in Pearl, MS on 30th March Now in it's 30th year, the internationally recognized Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival is a major event to see authentic Mississippi talent perform live on stage The Annual Blues and Heritage Festival is slated for the second Saturday in September at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Pascagoula, Mississippi. The festival normally starts around 11:00 AM until 10:00 PM depending on the number of entertainers booked. The Blues Commission begins planning and preparing for the event in January
34th Mothers' Day Blues Festival Tickets Mothers' Day 34th Anniversary 1 Ticket $33.00 USD 2 Tickets $66.00 USD 3 Tickets $99.00 USD 4 Tickets $132.00 USD 5 Tickets $165.00 USD 6 Tickets $198.00 USD 7 Tickets $231.00 USD 8 Tickets $264.00 USD 9 Tickets $297.00 USD 10 Tickets $330.00 US Located in the heart of Clarksdale deep in the Mississippi Delta, we are a stone's throw from the Delta Blues Museum, Ground Zero Blues Club, The New Roxy, Red's and Hambone's. Hooker Grocer + Eatery is a restaurant, market, and butcher shop serving southern classics with a tasty and unique Clarksdale twist Now in its 30th year, the internationally recognized Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival is a major event to see authentic Mississippi talent perform live on stage Download the new Mississippi Blues Trail app and make your trip down the trail even more memorable. The Blues Trail app points you to markers, helps you create a custom itinerary with turn-by-turn directions, and lets you download blues classics via iTunes as you stand knee-deep in the cotton fields where the songs were born
The Mississippi Blues Fest committee is pleased to announce that the Mississippi Blues Fest will be held on Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at the Greenwood Leflor.. McCOMB — The 2020 U.S. census numbers came out last week, and Mississippi was one of just three states that lost population during the past decade. Click Here to Read More. premium content for subscribers. Wanted: Vaccine influencers. READ MORE > 62 Reads Posted On Wed, 05/05/2021 - 02:00 AM All Aboard! that Blues Train. it's your boy Otis TCB Taylor. it's going down sunflower river blues fest, at Delta Blues alley Clarksdale miss. TCB ant the Main Stage Band will be performing from 1030pm to 1230pm at Adel's Blues alley, across from ground zero blues club, on Saturday nite. their will be a cover charge, so hey after William bell. . Past performers at this Memphis Blues festival have been James Brown, B.B. King, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis and the North Mississippi AllStars, a newer, blues. The BAM Fest will takes place in over 10 different Venues in the Downtown area with multiple performances for your enjoyment. Live bands will perform in Downtown Clarksdale in all the area juke joints, blues clubs, event centers and staging areas for this festivial. Some of the best Food in the Mississippi Delta will be on display during the.
The Mississippi Valley Blues Society is planning to feed a long-simmering hunger for live music with a return in September to the Davenport riverfront. The long-running Blues Festival is one of many that are returning this year after pandemic-related cancellations and impacts of flooding in previous years. Blues Fest is to return to LeClaire Park on Sept. 17-18 for its 35th anniversary DAVENPORT, Iowa — The 2020 Mississippi Valley Blues Fest has been cancelled. The organizers made the call in late May after initially trying to find a new date for the 35th annual music event
The Mississippi Blues Project is a year-long effort to share dynamic live performances of a form of Blues that has received limited exposure in the Philadelphia region Mississippi Delta Blues Festival, 1981. Three: The Performers. Photos taken by DC Young at Freedom Village, the site of the 1981 Mississippi Delta Blues Festival organized by MACE, Mississippi Action for Community Education
The Mississippi John Hurt Festival is one of these forms of outreach. For nearly twenty years, a small (but steadily growing) gathering of fans has been able to participate in an event that in many ways resembles the country dances and fish fry dinners John played during his formative years--an impromptu gathering of musicians and friends Blues Fest Lessons. Learning to play the piano is a never-ending road. There is so much to learn and discover, even for the best of the best in piano Both days of the 2019 Mississippi Valley Blues Festival will also feature live music taking place on the Pedigo/Jones Stage. On July 5, Hal Reed & Mississippi Journey will open the stage's lineup with a 6 p.m. set, followed by a pair of concerts with the local artists of Blues Rock-It at 7:45 and 9:30 p.m On Sunday, June 9, Mississippi blues legend RL Boyce will bring his hill country blues to the stage at 12:30pm Jackson, Mississippi for his festival debut and bluesman Zac Harmon will make a return performance 3pm
. 31-Sept. 2 throughout Laclede's Landing. is literally growing into its new format. This is the third year the festival is presenting an all St. Louis lineup, a formula that has proven successful after years of booking national talent with mixed returns Marquette Area Blues Fest, Marquette Top of Page Minnesota; Bayfront Blues Festival, Duluth, August 13-15, 2021 Top of Page Mississippi; Biloxi Blues Festival, Biloxi; Blues Bash, Laurel, Lauren Rogers Museum; Blues Harmonica Jam Camp, Clarksdale; Blues Music Awards, Memphis; Blues-Que & Brew, Downtown Picayune; Cat Head Mini Blues Fest, Clarksdal
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Blues & Heritage Festival is part of the Mississippi Blues Trail. Since 1991 this festival has featured southern soul, blues, zydeco and gospel acts. Mississippi blues and soul headliners have included Bobby Rush, Theodis Ealey, O.B. Buchana and Nathaniel Kimble The blues did not vanish from the Mississippi countryside, however, and in 1978, the Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival was founded to celebrate and promote the blues and the culture of the Mississippi Delta people. What started out on the back of a flatbed truck is now the oldest and largest blues festival in the South, with 20,000.
Busking Stages at Deep Blues Fest (Cat Head/Rock & Blues Museum) - October, 2018 PLUS, watch for 2018 dates soon for Mississippi Sax Fest (May), Goat Fest (June), Pinetop Masterclass (June), Sunflower Fest (August), Deep Blues Fest (Oct), TN Williams Fest, Cruzn The Crossroads Car Show, or Hambone (Oct — though usually Halloween. Sprung from the same earth as so many of the Delta blues masters, Kingfish comes bursting out of Clarksdale, Mississippi, just ten miles from the legendary crossroads of Highways 61 and 49. A student of the Delta's musical history, he is acutely aware of the musicians and the music that emerged from his corner of the world Blues Festival in NH, New England, this page has our Blues Lineup for the Festival. •2018 Jackson Music Awards winner for National Blues Artist of The Year •2018 Mississippi Gospel Music Awards winner for Gospel Group of the Year with The True Believer
My first few years at the Mississippi Delta Blues Festival, early 1980's. (Click image for additional photographs) # My later years at the Mississippi Delta Blues Festival, mid to late 1980's. (Click image for additional photographs) # 1985 First Annual Chunky Rhythm & Blues Festival, and other blues events Annual Mules & Blues Fest In 2015, Quitman County hosted its first annual Mules and Blues Fest. Centered on the Mule Train and Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Poor People's Campaign, this event links the established Mississippi Blues Trail and the Mississippi Freedom Trail Reply to: Mississippi Blues Fest October 1st..... Your message. Read our community guidelines. Get notified by e-mail when a reply is posted. Preview. Greenwood forums . Greenwood forums . All forums . Get answers to your questions about Greenwood . Ask a question Recent Conversations This historic delta city is home to an amazing total of ten Mississippi Blues Trail markers: Cotton Pickin' Blues, Delta Blues Museum, Ike Turner, Riverside Hotel, Sam Cooke, Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival, The New World, Wade Walton, WROX Radio and Big Jack Johnson; all located within the downtown area making Clarksdale a favorite destination of blues enthusiasts from around the globe
The Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival is an annual music festival in Clarksdale, Mississippi.It is held the second weekend in August, lasting three days. Created as the Sunflower Riverbank Blues Festival in 1988, the festival features veteran and homegrown performers, attracting blues enthusiast from all over the world. Headliners have included Otis Rush, Ike Turner, Little Milton, Bobby. A live set recorded March 19, 1986 in Paris, France, Mississippi Blues Festival includes seven tracks by North Mississippi folk-blues artist Jessie Mae Hemphill followed by five tracks by Hezekiah & the House Rockers Blues Today: A Living Blues Symposium Held on the square in downtown Oxford, the symposium includes film screenings, lectures, tours, evening blues performances, a special broadcast of Thacker Mountain Radio, and more celebrating the birth of the blues in the Mississippi Delta. Oxford Film Festiva
The Father's Day Blues Festival fans, Are you ready for Robinsonville? on Sunday, June 20th 2021 as part of her tour The Father's Day Blues Festival will be playing at Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel Tunica, MS. Score your The Father's Day Blues Festival tickets Robinsonville right here Attracts hundreds of thousands of people to the banks of the Mississippi River in Helena, Arkansas, this iconic festival, held the weekend before Columbus Day each October, continues to preserve the music of the Delta. The name stems from King Biscuit Time, the longest-running daily radio show Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival 2021. September, 2021 Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival, Greenville, Mississippi. Disclaimer: Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event
The first US blues festivals emerged not in Mississippi but in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, and California during the mid- to late 1960s. Not until 1978 did Mississippi stage its first such event, the Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival (MDBHF) in Freedom Village, located near the port city of Greenville. Organized by Mississippi Action for [ Drenched by rain and pushed around by the rising river, organizers of the Mississippi Valley Blues Fest have had ample reason to sing down-on-their-luck dirges over the past few years, even having to cancel last year's event, but festival organizers are singing a happy tune going into the 31st annual fest this weekend
Mississippi Valley Blues Festival - Davenport, Iowa. This summer is the 30th anniversary of the Mississippi Valley Blues Festival. It has become one of the longest-running, most prestigious blues festivals in the world. Held on the shore of the Mississippi River, this event features music on two outdoor stages and educational presentations in. The Biloxi Blues Festival is performing again at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, MS and will be a show not to miss! The Mississippi Coast Coliseum is the largest beachfront facility in the South and sells out its large arena with Broadway theatre, superstar entertainers and of course, the Biloxi Blues Festival 41st Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival. September 15, 2018 . For information on Sponsorship opportunites or . advertising in our Souvenir Book, contact us at . 662-335-3523 or firstname.lastname@example.org Join Our Mailing List.
. The marker sites run the gamut from city streets to cotton fields, train depots, cemeteries, clubs to churches The largest free blues festival in the world, the Chicago Blues Festival treats fans to three days of live music across four stages. The Blues Capital of the World includes alumni like Ray Charles, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Shemekia Copeland, and Gary Clark Jr
The lyrics of blues guitarist J.B. Lenoir's song, Down in Mississippi, depict themes running through the blues, conjuring images of men and women working the land to earn a meager living. The Mississippi Valley Blues Society, which organizes an all-volunteer award-winning festival, will kick off its 31st Annual Blues Fest with the National Anthem on Friday, July 1 at 4:50pm. The.. Tourists from around the world are attracted to Clarksdale Mississippi's unique culture, activities and entertainment. Clarksdale is host to unique music and art festivals throughout the year. music & art. live music annual events local artists art galleries. eat & stay. eat here sleep here. must see. delta blues museum muddy waters the. EAST MOLINE — For the first time in over 20 years, the Mississippi Valley Blues Festivalwill take place next month in Illinois, at the new Murphy Park at The Benddevelopment. Murphy Park fits just.. The Mississippi Blues Trail winds throughout the state, passing through legendary towns right here in the Mississippi Delta where The Blues was born. For a complete list of blues markers, visit www.msbluestrail.com. MISSISSIPPI DELTA - Find your Groove in the Mississippi Delta - where the music meets the soul. Clarksdal